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The '''Jewish Public Library''' (JPL) is a public library located in Montreal, and a constituent agency of Federation CJA. The library contains the largest circulating Judaica collection in North America. Founded in 1914, the JPL has close to 4000 members, and receives 700 to 800 visitors weekly. It is independent from the network of public libraries on the island of Montreal and receives its funding from the Montreal Jewish community, membership fees, donations and endowments.
Library nameJewish Public Library (Montreal)
Library logo| type = Public Library in Montreal, Quebec
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Items collectedbooks, e-books, music, cds, periodicals, maps, genealogical archives, business directories, local history,
Collection size150,000-item
CriteriaJudaica collection, general interest and popular fiction.
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Num employees| website = [ Jewish Public Library web site]
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